Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP
Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP
Obituaries

Hong Kong tycoon Chan Tai-ho, whose Playmates empire sold the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figure, dies aged 87

  • Chan Tai-ho founded the company in 1960s that went on to produce toys from some of the world’s most iconic television shows
  • He was certified dead on Thursday afternoon aged 87 after being found unconscious in his home on The Peak

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Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP
Chan Tai-ho, chairman of Playmates Holdings, with the company’s flagship product, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles action figures. Photo: SCMP
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